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image Paid agents of the colonisers deceiving Australian Aborigines over land ownership 480_2012.jpg by Ghillar, Michael Anderson
Native Title Service organisations and their lawyers are paid agents of the colonisers, falsely pretending that they operate in the best interests of their clients, the First Nations Peoples....
Posted: Thu Jun 7, 2018 2:08AM
image Left-wing Woman, Maria Espinosa, Elected President of U.N. General Assembly 6e738557-1af8-4fcb-8090-6bd292787126.jpeg by Jonathan Nack
“Espinosa dedicated her victory to women in politics world wide, especially those who face gender discrimination.”...
Posted: Tue Jun 5, 2018 6:17PM
calendar Medea Benjamin on Inside Iran: The Real History and Politics 480_insideiran_1.jpg by Martha Hubert
Veterans Building 401 Van Ness Ave #210 San Francisco, CA 94102...
Event Date: Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:15PM
Posted: Mon Jun 4, 2018 4:38PM
image Tension between Australian Aborigines over sovereignty 480_ghillar_riverbank_mission_1.jpg by Ghillar, Michael Anderson
Unless we address divisive policies, a gigantic David and Goliath struggle going on in Aboriginal Affairs has the potential to become an enormous disconnect between First Nations people supposedly aspiring for the same outcome....
Posted: Mon Jun 4, 2018 3:57AM
image 500 Palestinian Detainees To Start Hunger Strike Next Week 480_palestinian-prisoner-hunger-strike_latuff_1.jpg by IMEMC
Issa Qaraqe’, the head of the Palestinian Detainees’ Committee, has reported that 500 detainees, held by Israel under arbitrary Administrative Detention orders without charges or trial, have decided to start a hunger strike next week....
Posted: Fri Jun 1, 2018 2:30PM
text G7 Hurricane Debt Relief Caribbean/Small Islands by Lydia Andrews
“This is the first time that Finance and Development Ministers are meeting jointly at the G7 and they can promote solutions for when financial crises and humanitarian crises collide” notes Eric LeCompte, Jubilee USA Network Executive Director....
Posted: Fri Jun 1, 2018 10:41AM
image Palestinian Journalists Condemn Bill Criminalizing Photography of Israeli Soldiers 480_journalist-aic-cpt_1.jpg by IMEMC
The Palestinian Journalist Syndicate (PCJ) released a statement on Saturday condemning the proposal of a new bill in the Israeli Knesset that would criminalize the photographing or recording of Israeli soldiers while on duty....
Posted: Sat May 26, 2018 7:12PM
image Palestinian Nakba (Catastrophe) Commemoration and Demonstration in San Francisco 480_demonstrators_w_signs__1_1.jpg by Katharine Davies Samway
Over 1,000 people turned out in San Francisco on May 15 in support of Palestinians, who have been commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Nakba (Catastrophe), when hundreds of thousands of Palestinians were displaced and often killed when the State of Israel was established in 1948....
Posted: Tue May 22, 2018 1:39PM
audio La insurreción de abril en Nicaragua // The April Insurrection in Nicaragua, 2018 (audio/mpeg 46.1mb) by WTUL News & Views
WTUL News and Views speaks with Tulane University's Stone Center for Latin American Studies post doctoral fellow Dr. Pamela Neumann and WTUL affiliate Alexandra about the April Insurrection in Nicaragua....
Posted: Fri May 18, 2018 2:09PM
image Ten Palestinian Journalists Attacked by Israeli Forces journalist3-alray.jpg by IMEMC
About ten Palestinian journalists were injured by Israeli fire on Monday, while covering the Israeli aggression against Palestinian protesters along Gaza border, the government media office reported, according to Al Ray....
Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 7:54PM
image Gaza: Israel Kills 50+ Palestinians Protesting Nonviolently as U.S. Opens Jerusalem Embassy 480_s1_gaza2_1.jpg by Democracy Now!
We go to Gaza for a live update from Sharif Abdel Kouddous as tens of thousands of Palestinians have gathered near the heavily fortified border with Israel for nonviolent protests against the U.S. Embassy’s opening in Jerusalem. At the time of our broadcast, the Israeli military had killed at least 30 Palestinians, and least 1,000 had been injured. “No one is carrying any weapons here. There are no bullets being fired by Palestinians on Israeli soldiers. … And yet these killings continue,” Ko...
Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 7:49PM
image Death Toll 58 in Israeli Military Assault on Gaza Protests 480_nakbaprotestgazacity_1.jpg by IMEMC
The Palestinian Health Ministry has confirmed that Israeli soldiers killed, Monday, 58 Palestinians, including six children and four officers of the Palestinian Ministry of Interior and National Security, in the Gaza Strip, and injured 2771....
Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 7:17PM
image Report: Ongoing Nakba Must End — Time Has Come for the International Community to Act nakba-dop-e1502931994661.jpg by IMEMC
The Palestinian Human Rights Organizations Council has issued a statement entitled: “The ongoing Nakba must end: the time has come for the international community to act.” (WAFA)...
Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 2:26PM
image General Strike to Commence on 70th Nakba Day generalstrike-e1516704968592.jpg by IMEMC
Palestinian Authority spokesperson Yousef al-Mahmoud, on Monday, announced a general strike for Tuesday, to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Nakba, the day when some 700,000 Palestinians were forced out of their homes and displaced by Israel, in 1948....
Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 2:24PM
text Coming back to life in Iraq's Sinjar by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
Almost four years ago, tens of thousands of Yazidi people were forced to flee Sinjar, in north west Iraq, after being subjected to appalling violence. Returning takes courage, and determination....
Posted: Sat May 12, 2018 3:59AM
image A reign of terror: Extra-judicial killings in Duterte’s Philippines 480_2018-laban-ng-masa_1.jpg by Dorothy Grace Guerrero
Since Rodrigo Duterte began his term as the 16th president of the Philippines in 30 June 2016, Filipinos and the international community have watched in horror at accounts of dead bodies found nightly in the country’s streets, linked to extra-judicial killings (EJKs)....
Posted: Fri May 4, 2018 1:38AM
image Athlete and Activist Colin Kaepernick Honored with Top Award from Amnesty International 480_colin-kaepernick-amnesty-international-award_1.jpg by Amnesty International
April 21, 2018 - Athlete and activist Colin Kaepernick has been honored with Amnesty International’s Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, the human rights organization announced today....
Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 12:19AM
text UN Forum Wrestles with Economic Policies 10 Years After Financial Crisis Islands Call for by Jubilee USA
Officials from governments, the IMF, World Bank, the private sector and NGOs meet this week at the United Nations for the Financing for Development (FFD) Forum....
Posted: Tue Apr 24, 2018 12:32PM
text IMF and World Bank Meet on 10-Year Anniversary of Financial Crisis by Lydia Andrews
World leaders, finance ministers, the private sector and nongovernmental organizations begin the Spring International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings on the 10-year anniversary of the global financial crisis....
Posted: Fri Apr 20, 2018 2:17PM
audio Canadian Journalist Turns Rwandan Genocide Story Inside Out (audio/mpeg 3.6mb) by KPFA Saturday News/Ann Garrison
A Google Search for “Syria” and “Rwanda” turns up millions of hyperlinks, most of them likening the Syrian and Rwandan conflicts and calling for intervention in Syria to "stop the next Rwanda." Judi Rever's new book, "In Praise of Blood: Crimes of the Rwandan Patriotic Front," turns the story of what actually happened in Rwanda inside out....
Posted: Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:24PM